lluengo at dgeo.udec.cl
Mon Jan 5 18:32:59 UTC 2009
Allen Meyers escribió:
> On Mon, Jan 5, 2009 at 9:45 AM, Charlie Kravetz
> <cjk at teamcharliesangels.com <mailto:cjk at teamcharliesangels.com>> wrote:
> On Mon, 5 Jan 2009 11:00:26 -0500
> "Alex Katebi" <alex.katebi at gmail.com
> <mailto:alex.katebi at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > What is the difference between apt-get purge, clean, and remove?
> > Why when I try to remove a single package, apt removes a boat
> load of
> > other packages but not the one I asked for.
> > What am I doing wrong. I had done "apt-get install libreadline5-dev"
> > then I did "apt-get purge libreadline5-dev". It removed many other
> > packages for 30 minutes but not the libreadline5. Any ideas?
> > Thanks in advance,
> > -Alex Katebi
> If you install "apt-dpkg-ref" package, it is a reference sheet that
> tells you all the options and explains what they do. I have used
> it for
> about three years now. If you print it, it is about 4 pages
> Good luck,
> Charlie Kravetz
> Linux Registered User Number 425914 [http://counter.li.org/]
> Never let anyone steal your DREAM.
> Hey I welcomed that info myself, but tell me what I did wrong. I
> tried it as is and with sudo and got same reply
> allen at allen-desktop:~$ apt-dpkg-ref
> bash: apt-dpkg-ref: command not found
> allen at allen-desktop:~$ sudo apt-dpkg-ref
> [sudo] password for allen:
> sudo: apt-dpkg-ref: command not found
> allen at allen-desktop:~$
I thought what charlie meant is
sudo apt-get install apt-dpkg-ref
There is the help that Charlie means... btw... i didn't know about it...
thanks Charlie!, it's really handy!
Lorenzo Luengo Contreras
Administrador de Sistemas DGEO
Universidad de Concepción
Concepción - Chile
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